JACKSONVILLE — From evergreens and Poinsettias to holiday cacti and holly, we utilize a variety of different flowers to decorate our houses and workplaces throughout the holiday breaks. One plant this is certainly commonly mentioned is mistletoe. Mistletoe has a fascinating past, from a historical sign of fertility to someplace to slip a kiss that is quick. It has a darker side.
Mythology and folklore
Druids would rise a sacred oak tree and eliminate mistletoe with a sickle that is golden. After acquiring the mistletoe, they might lose two white bulls to their gods. They might then make an elixir with all the mistletoe and thought it can cure sterility in addition to being an antidote to all or any poisons. Ler mais